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Contingency table for “character” data – General

Hi, I would like to first, make a summary, contingency table for this data: mydata <- structure(list(Sex = c(“F”, “M”, “F”, “F”, “F”, “F”, “M”, “M”, “F”, “F”, “F”, “M”, “M”, “F”, “M”, “F”, “M”, “M”, “F”, “M”, “F”, “F”, “F”, “F”), Q1 = c(“A”, “A”, “A”, “A”, “A”, “A”,…

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Factors influencing multidrug-resistant tuberculosis | IDR

Introduction Pediatric tuberculosis (TB) is a significant global health threat and is one of the top ten causes of death in children.1 Globally, in 2019, an estimated 10.0 million people fell ill with TB, with children (aged under 15 years old) accounting for 12%, causing 1.4 million deaths.2 With the…

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PER1 as a Tumor Suppressor Attenuates Breast Cancer

Introduction Breast cancer is one of the most common malignancies in women, with a high mortality rate around the world.1,2 Although multidisciplinary therapeutic strategies, including surgical resection, chemoradiotherapy, endocrine and anti-HER2 therapy, have made substantial progress over the past decade, there are still a considerable proportion of breast cancer patients…

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Sequencing for pulmonary fungal infection diagnosis

Introduction In recent years, with the increase in high-risk groups requiring immunosuppressant use, the prevalence of pulmonary fungal disease has shown a significant upward trend. The main sources of fungal infections in human lungs are opportunistic fungi: Aspergillus, Cryptococcus, Pneumocystis jirovecii, and endemic fungi. Among them, Aspergillus and Cryptococcus are…

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Clinical Impact of X-Ray Repair Cross-Complementary 1 (XRCC1) and the

Plain Language Summary Colorectal cancer progresses through a well‑defined series of transformations from normal colonic epithelial cells to precursor adenoma lesions that eventually evolve into increasingly more invasive and malignant stages. An improved understanding of the genetic and molecular drivers of colorectal cancer, especially the progression of adenoma to carcinoma,…

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Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B Virus and Associated Factors Among Femal

Introduction Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is a DNA virus belonging to the Hepadnaviridae family.1,2 Despite the availability of a safe and effective vaccine against hepatitis B infection for over two decades now, the overall burden of the disease remains enormous with over 2 billion people infected worldwide and approximately 1…

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H/ACA snoRNP gene family as diagnostic/prognostic biomarkers

Introduction Primary liver cancer, including hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma, is the sixth most commonly diagnosed cancer and the fourth leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide.1 High metastasis and recurrence rates, as well as limited treatment options, lead to the poor prognosis of advanced HCC.2 Among patients diagnosed with…

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A TME-Related Signature as a Biomarker in Liver Cancer

Introduction As one of the most frequent causes of cancer deaths across the globe, liver cancer, characterized by high mortality, recurrence, metastasis and poor prognosis, is the only one of the top five deadliest cancers to have an annual percentage increase in occurrence.1 Surgery, local destructive therapies, and liver transplantation…

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ANGPTL8/betatrophin improves glucose tolerance | DMSO

Introduction Insulin resistance is a major risk factor for metabolic syndrome (MetS), including type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).1 T2DM is characterized by insulin resistance in the liver.2 Insulin resistance is an abnormal physiological state that occurs when cells are unable to use insulin effectively, leading to T2DM, a major health…

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Bioinformatician | Chicago, IL | The University of Chicago

Bioinformatician | Chicago, IL | The University of Chicago Location: Start New Search: proteomicsremote work from homecomputational biologyvirologyresearch specialistresearch resultsresearch technicianpython rdieticiantitle researchgenomicspredictive analyticsreinsurancebiomedical researchbioinformaticshygienistcomputationalmolecular biologyimmunologydna The University of ChicagoChicago, IL Full-time Preferred Qualifications Education:Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related fieldExperience: Experience in basic programming for bioinformatics…

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Livingston Co. Sheriff’s Office investigating theft from county road department garage

LIVINGSTON COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) – The sheriff’s office is investigating a theft from the county road department garage. According to deputies, between 7:30 p.m. on October 4 and 5:30 a.m. on Oct. 5, someone broke into the storage yard at the Livingston County Road Department garage. They said a white…

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Quantitative PCR assay for detection of Helicobacter pylori

Introduction Helicobacter pylori is a common pathogen that infects nearly 50% of the global population.1 Infection with this pathogen causes chronic gastritis, which can cause chronic gastroduodenal diseases such as gastritis, gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer, gastric cancer, and gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) B-cell lymphoma.2 Although H. pylori is the…

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Manager, Bioinformatics Group – Stanford University Careers

📁 📅    1 day ago Post Date 📅    91545 Requisition # Stanford University Department of Dermatology is seeking a Manager, Bioinformatics Group (Biostatistician 3) to conduct bioinformatic and statistical analysis and lead a team of bioinformaticians and lab members in order to facilitate biomedical…

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how to start a career in bioinformatics

After getting the required training needed in the field, there are several career opportunities that can be explored, considering that bioinformaticians have a special skill set, which makes them attractive for companies. As an interdisciplinary field of science, bioinformatics combines computer . They study biological and biochemical data at the…

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Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis Strains in Southeast China

Introduction Multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) infections, which result from transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) strains with resistance to both rifampicin (RIF) and isoniazid (INH), continue to occur and are a major global public health issue. In 2019 an estimated 362,700 MDR-TB cases were detected worldwide, of which only 56.8% were properly…

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Genotype distribution and prevalence of human papillomavirus

Introduction Cervical cancer (CC) is the second most deadly disease among women in the world and is the leading cause of death from cancer.1 In 2018, there were 570,000 new diseases and 311,000 deaths worldwide.2 Viral infections contribute to 15–20% of all cancers, and several viruses play an important role…

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Persistent Systems hiring Bioinformatics Data Scientist – South SFO, CA in Santa Clara, California, United States

About PersistentWe are a trusted Digital Engineering and Enterprise Modernization partner, combining deep technical expertise and industry experience to help our clients anticipate what’s next. Our offerings and proven solutions create unique competitive advantage for our clients by giving them the power to see beyond and rise above. We are…

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SNP of the SREK1 gene is associated with COPD in Kashi

Introduction Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic respiratory disorder that progresses slowly and is characterized by an obstructive ventilatory pattern, which is rarely reversible. The main risk factors are active smoking, genetic factors, and air pollution. In particular, COPD has been a major public health problem and will…

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High tumor mutation burden and DNA repair gene mutations

Introduction Anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)‑fusion genes represent a small but important part of oncogenic driver mutations in NSCLC, accounting for approximately 3%‑7% of all cases worldwide.1,2 Small molecule tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) are the standard therapy for ALK-rearranged NSCLC. Crizotinib, a first-generation TKI, is the most widely used targeted drug…

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P. aeruginosa isolated from patients with aural infections

Introduction Aural infections are one of the most common diseases of the head and neck and are predominantly caused by bacterial infections of the ear canal. Several studies from different countries have reported that Pseudomonas aeruginosa is the most common pathogen isolated from ear canal secretions, followed by Staphylococcus aureus.1…

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Modification of endoglin-targeting nanoliposomes | IJN

Introduction Today, malignant tumors (cancer) still severely imperil human health and cause millions of global mortality rates.1,2 Deep-seated solid tumors are challenging to cure by most therapeutic tools, mainly blamed on the complex tumor microenvironment (TME).3,4 Adoptive cell therapy (ACT), as one of the effective immunotherapeutic means for cancer treatment,…

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Prevalence and Molecular Characteristics Based on Whole Genome Sequenc

Introduction Tuberculosis, caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, remains one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide and the leading cause of death from a single infectious agent (ranking above HIV/AIDS).1 In 2020, World Health Organization (WHO) reported that 7.1 million people with tuberculosis were newly diagnosed and notified in 2019,…

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Survival Analysis Cut-off

Survival Analysis Cut-off 0 Hello guys, I am doing a survival analysis using TCGA-BRCA project data. I am trying different cut-offs to separate my samples into high and low risk groups, but since it is my first time I would like to ask a question just to be fully sure…

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